NEWS


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Soul and body
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A cost for freedom
A cost for freedom

A cost for freedom

Most of us are aware that freedom is not free. Someone has already paid or is presently paying the price. We as Americans know that the members of our...

May 24th, 2018 |  


CSU hoping to close gap in degree attainment

WILBERFORCE — Central State University joined other public institutions May 14 in a collaborative effort called Forward Ohio to mobilize energie...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


Bellbrook seniors to graduate Saturday

Bellbrook seniors to graduate Saturday

BELLBROOK — The Bellbrook High School will graduate its 216 students in the Class of 2018. Ninety percent of the class will attend college with ...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


City asks court to force annexation approval

XENIA — The City of Xenia has asked an appeals court to overturn the county’s denial of a small part of Xenia Township late last year.In a...

May 23rd, 2018 updated: May 23rd, 2018. |  


Muskie hot Caesar Creek Lake

Muskie hot Caesar Creek Lake

Congress authorized Caesar Creek Lake under the Flood Control Act of 1938. Construction of the dam began in October 1971 and the gates were closed to ...

May 23rd, 2018 |  


SPORTS


Sports Digest

SW Track program starts May 29YELLOW SPRINGS — The Southwest Ohio Track and Field team will begin its 2018 season May 29, and will continue thro...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Allison Simpson (center, with Greeneview Athletic Director Mark Rinehart and Mike Reed) was chosen as the Edward Jones Investments Athlete of the Mont...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Greeneview senior Grace Nolen (second from left) recently signed a national letter of intent to play women’s college soccer at Mount Vernon (Ohi...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Sports Digest

Beavers nip No. 2 St. CharlesBEAVERCREEK — The Beavercreek High School boys volleyball team closed out its regular season with a narrow five-set...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Perfect storm ends Beavers’ season

Perfect storm ends Beavers’ season

FAIRBORN — It took three days of perfection to end Beavercreek’s baseball season.Despite rain delays that moved the Division I sectional t...

May 21st, 2018 |  


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LIFE


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Gloria’s wedding memories

Xenia Municipal Court

March 6 Devan D. Brewer, 1209 Massachusetts Drive, Xenia, guilty possession of controlled substance, fines $245. March 7 Daniel E. Cole, 1812...

May 22nd, 2018 updated: May 22nd, 2018. |  


Greene County parks events

XENIA — Greene County Parks & Trails (GCP&T) will host a variety of upcoming events. For more information or to register for programs, c...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Gloria’s wedding memories

Gloria’s wedding memories

Today we will be rewinding 10 years and reliving the events of a rather colorful day when I was 18 years old. As I read this entry from my personal di...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Rotary continues support of senior center

XENIA — The Xenia Rotary Club continued its decades-long support of the Xenia Adult Recreation and Services Centers with a $3,000 donation this ...

May 18th, 2018 updated: May 21st, 2018. |  


City hosting ‘Council Chat’

XENIA — The City of Xenia is giving residents a new way reach out to its leaders.Members of Xenia City Council will “Council Chat,” ...

May 18th, 2018 |  


OPINION


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Observing Poppy Day
Estate planning and digital assets

Estate planning and digital assets

Planning for what happens to our assets after we pass has long included considering a standard list of financial accounts and physical possessions. Th...

May 21st, 2018 |  


There’s no rush for Giuliani to get his facts straight

There’s no rush for Giuliani to get his facts straight

If there were any doubt that the multi-front battle over the Russia investigation has become the political equivalent of a Tong war, Rudy Giuliani rem...

May 21st, 2018 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Gazpacho and Tacos

Fran’s Favorites: Gazpacho and Tacos

On Tuesday I had the opportunity to attend a beautiful luncheon in Washington DC. It was a special luncheon hosted by the Congressional Club, a bi-par...

May 18th, 2018 |  


Remembering Albert Bales

NEW JASPER TOWNSHIP — Albert Bales was born in New Jasper Township in 1869, Bales’ mother died when he was four and his father when he was...

May 18th, 2018 |  


The story of Indian Joe

The story of Indian Joe

Nearly 90 years ago, W. A. Paxson, at that time a resident of Jamestown, related the story of Indian Joe — a Shawnee Indian and very likely the ...

May 18th, 2018 |  


How are we still alive?

How are we still alive?

Go to Google and search the “probability of man’s existence” and there you will find several articles pointing to what is called the...

May 17th, 2018 |  


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